Police looking to identify man seen stealing rent checks from east side apartment

MADISON, Wis. — A man was caught on camera stealing rent checks from an eastside apartment building last week, according to a Madison Police Department incident report.

Police said they responded to the 400 block of North Thompson Drive last Friday after a property employee called authorities to report the theft; officers ultimately determined the thief stole the checks on the night of August 3.

Video footage from a security camera shows the man using a long item to pull items from the mail slot. Multiple rent checks were stolen from the property.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect is asked to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 6085-266-6014.